.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1010, the first engrossment, as follows:
Page 33, after line 22, insert:
"Sec. 12. Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 103G.615, subdivision 2, is amended to
Subd. 2. Fees.
(a) The commissioner shall establish a fee schedule for permits to
control or harvest aquatic plants other than wild rice. The fees must be set by rule, and
does not apply
, but the rule must not take effect until 45 legislative days
1.8 after it has been reported to the legislature
. The fees
shall be may not exceed $750 per
based upon the cost of receiving, processing, analyzing, and issuing the permit,
and additional costs incurred after the application to inspect and monitor the activities
authorized by the permit, and enforce aquatic plant management rules and permit
fee for a permit for the control of rooted aquatic vegetation is $35
contiguous parcel of shoreline owned by an owner
may be charged
. This fee may not
be charged for permits issued in connection with purple loosestrife control or lakewide
Eurasian water milfoil control programs.
(c) A fee may not be charged to the state or a federal governmental agency applying
for a permit.
(d) A fee for a permit for the control of rooted aquatic vegetation in a public
water basin that is 20 acres or less in size shall be one-half of the fee established under
(e) The money received for the permits under this subdivision shall be deposited in
the treasury and credited to the water recreation account."
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title accordingly